Business in China Since 1800

Term: 

Spring 2018

Req: 

HASS-H

Level: 

Seminar

Analyzes the characteristics of business in China since 1800 to provide a historical context for its contemporary economic development. Topics include China's place in the world economy; early efforts at state-led industrialization; legal and social frameworks for business; foreign investments, companies, and competition; the emergence of a Chinese business class; the influence of socialism and reform-era politics on business. Includes case studies of contemporary companies and a research project.

Gods of wealth enter the home from everywhere, wealth, treasures and peace beckon
Zhongguo Huabao chubanshe, 1993
Landsberger Collection BG E13/491